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Daniel W Fox, Allen D Wambach: Polyester alloys and molding compositions containing the same. General Electric Company, William F Mufatti, Edward A Hedman, James V Costigan, April 27, 1976: US03953394 (149 worldwide citation)

Thermoplastic, stable, blended compositions comprising a combination of (a) a poly(ethylene terephthalate) resin and (b) a poly(1,4-butylene terephthalate) resin. The alloyed combination of resins can be reinforced with fillers and also rendered flame retardant.


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Daniel J Doyon, Madurai G Ganesan, Wendy A Preston, Nitin V Sheth: Controlled release pharmaceutical compositions from spherical granules in tabletted oral dosage unit form. American Cyanamid Company, H G Jackson, James V Costigan, February 1, 1994: US05283065 (108 worldwide citation)

A controlled release pharmaceutical composition in oral dosage unit form comprising a tablet comprising a therapeutically effective number of active spherical granules comprising an effective amount of active medicament, a pharmaceutically acceptable normally solid diluent adapted to form a diffusab ...


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Willem F H Borman: Solid state polymerization of poly(1,4-butylene terephthalate). General Electric Company, William F Mufatti, Edward A Hedman, James V Costigan, April 27, 1976: US03953404 (53 worldwide citation)

An improved process for the solid-state polymerization of poly(1,4-butylene terephthalate) is disclosed. The process is based on carrying out the polymerization in an inert atmosphere which includes a minor amount of 1,4-butanediol.


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Nancy S Brizzolara, Michael G Lanzilotti, James R Lawter: Apparatus for the treatment of periodontal disease. American Cyanamid Company, H G Jackson, James V Costigan, August 17, 1993: US05236355 (50 worldwide citation)

Oral compositions for the local administration of a therapeutic agent to a periodontal pocket of a patient for alleviating dental disease comprise a plurality of dry, discrete microparticles each of which comprise an effective amount of at least one therapeutic agent dispersed in a matrix comprising ...


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Nancy S Brizzolara, Michael G Lanzilotti, James R Lawter: Method for the treatment of periodontal disease by sustained delivery of a therapeutic agent to the periodontal pocket, and composition of matter therefor. American Cyanamid Company, James V Costigan, H G Jackson, November 22, 1994: US05366733 (50 worldwide citation)

Oral compositions for the local administration of a therapeutic agent to a periodontal pocket of a patient for alleviating dental disease comprise a plurality of dry, discrete microparticles each of which comprise an effective amount of at least one therapeutic agent dispersed in a matrix comprising ...


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James R Lawter, Michael G Lanzilotti: Silicone-hardened pharmaceutical microcapsules. American Cyanamid Company, James V Costigan, H G Jackson, September 1, 1992: US05143661 (50 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a process for preparing compositions comprising microcapsules by phase separation microencapsulation wherein the hardening agent employed is a volatile silicone fluid and with the compositions prepared thereby. The use of the volatile silicone fluid as a hardening agent permits th ...


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Jie Fu: Alkali ion conductive glass-ceramics and electric cells and gas sensors using the same. Kabushiki Kaisha Ohara, Hedman & Costigan P C, James V Costigan, May 1, 2007: US07211532 (45 worldwide citation)

There are provided glass-ceramics having a high lithium ion conductivity which include in mol %: P2O5 38–40% TiO2 25–45% M2O3 (where M is Al or Ga)  5–15% Li2O 10–20% and contain Li1+X(Al, Ga)XTi2−X(PO4)3 (where 0


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Andrea Castellani: Delivery head for espresso coffee machines. SAECO International Group S p A, Hedman & Costigan P C, James V Costigan, January 22, 2008: US07320274 (44 worldwide citation)

A delivery head for espresso coffee machines comprises a top supporting element pivoted to a bottom supporting element in turn made rigid with the machine body, said bottom supporting element comprising an infusion recess provided for receiving a coffee holding capsule, said delivery head further co ...


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Piergiorgio Villi: Raceway construction for cables and pipes, including an antislipping cover. Canalplast S p A, Hedman & Costigan, James V Costigan, June 13, 2006: US07060893 (35 worldwide citation)

A raceway construction with an antislipping cover, specifically designed for holding cables, pipes and the like, a section member including a bottom wall and two sidewalls, which can be closed by a cover, and being characterized in that said raceway construction further includes interference means b ...


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Fabio Reggiani: Supporting device for a lighting appliance. Reggiani S p A Illuminazione, Hedman & Costigan P C, James V Costigan, October 16, 2007: US07281697 (34 worldwide citation)

Supporting device (10) for a lighting appliance comprising a frame (11) in turn comprising a tubular portion (12) which can be at least partially inserted in a housing or opening (17) of a false ceiling or wall (18). According to the invention, the device (10) comprises supporting means (20) compris ...